GitHub vs. Bitbucket vs. Fossil

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Description

What is GitHub?

GitHub is the best place to share code with friends, co-workers, classmates, and complete strangers. Over three million people use GitHub to build amazing things together.

What is Bitbucket?

Bitbucket gives teams one place to plan projects, collaborate on code, test and deploy, all with free private Git repositories. Teams choose Bitbucket because it has a superior Jira integration, built-in CI/CD, & is free for up to 5 users.

What is Fossil?

Fossil is a software configuration management system. Fossil is software that is designed to control and track the development of a software project and to record the history of the project. There are many such systems in use today. Fossil strives to distinguish itself from the others by being extremely simple to setup and operate.

Pros

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    Why do developers choose Fossil?
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    Cons

    What are the cons of using GitHub?
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    What are the cons of using Fossil?
    No Cons submitted yet for Fossil
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    Pricing

    How much does GitHub cost?
    GitHub Pricing
    How much does Bitbucket cost?
    Bitbucket Pricing
    How much does Fossil cost?

    Companies

    What companies use GitHub?
    3943 companies on StackShare use GitHub
    What companies use Bitbucket?
    1528 companies on StackShare use Bitbucket
    What companies use Fossil?
    0 companies on StackShare use Fossil

    Integrations

    What tools integrate with GitHub?
    256 tools on StackShare integrate with GitHub
    What tools integrate with Bitbucket?
    87 tools on StackShare integrate with Bitbucket
    What tools integrate with Fossil?
    1 tools on StackShare integrate with Fossil

    What are some alternatives to GitHub, Bitbucket, and Fossil?

    • GitLab - Open source self-hosted Git management software
    • GitHub Enterprise - The on-premises version of GitHub, which you can deploy and manage in your own, secure environment
    • Gogs - A self-hosted Git service written in Go
    • AWS CodeCommit - Fully-managed source control service that makes it easy for companies to host secure and highly scalable private Git repositories

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